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South Africa: A Top Destination for International Events

In 30 years of freedom, South Africa a land of rich culture, stunning landscapes and vibrant energy, has solidified its position as a top...

Africa needs to trade in higher-value goods to aid development

Nairobi May 27 2024 African countries need to trade in value-added and intermediate goods with each other and the rest of the world in...

Pathfinders continues to empower young township entrepreneurs

By Kagiso Bonoko   Founded in 2019 by the visionary Glenda Setshedi, Pathfinders has emerged as a beacon of hope and empowerment for young township entrepreneurs....

Amazon’s launch in South Africa reinforces the country’s position as an investor-friendly destination

The recent launch of Amazon.co.za in South Africa goes far beyond providing customers in the country with a new online experience. While retail and...
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SOUTH AFRICA’S GLOBAL REPUTATION SURPASSES EXPECTATION, BUT THERE IS ROOM FOR IMPROVEMENT

In an effort to assess South Africa’s global reputation in various key areas, Brand South Africa conducted extensive research on the perceptions that other...

Celebrating 30 Years of Democracy: Reflecting on South Africa’s Journey

This year’s Freedom Day, on 27 April, marks the 30th anniversary of democracy in South Africa. On this day in 1994, many South Africans...

The home of the VW Polo

Volkswagen cements its commitment to South Africa as an investment destination   South Africa is undoubtedly the most preferred location for multinational investors in Africa. As...

SA gears up to celebrate 30 years of democracy while aiming to attract investments

By Thoko Modise, Acting Chief Marketing Officer and Head of Communications, Brand South Africa     This week’s announcement of May 29th as the date of the...

A bold new future for African Mining at the 2024 Mining Indaba.

It’s always amazing to witness the growth of an idea that began with a small audience that eventually grew to an even greater community...
Image: Supplied. Thousands of Palestinians gather at Mandela Square in Ramallah, 11th January 2024.

South Africa’s Principled Stand: A Moral Beacon in Geopolitics

Written by Ebrahim Deen (Researcher, Brand South Africa)     “By bravely standing up for what is right and taking Israel to the ICJ, however, South Africa...